“The signs are amazing, everyone is commenting on them, a massive thank you”.
Lovely words from The Copper Kettle in Bamburgh. Yes we do websites and digital marketing but we also do signage. It... read more
Due to an ever increasing workload, we’re on the look-out for a website developer to join our team. The ideal candidate will be driven, ambitious and have some industry experience of working on ... read more
You’ve probably heard about the changes that have just been made to Facebook.
Facebook have amended their algorithms to stop user’s feeds becoming ever more clogged up with businesses shouting ... read more
A service, not a product.
Whichever bright spark first said that "the customer is always right" was a moron. I mean, do you remember when Homer Simpson’s brother let Homer design a car?
The ... read more
Choosing a payment gateway online
As consumer online sales volume nears one trillion dollars, the world of online payments is increasingly crowded and difficult to navigate. Online payments over ... read more
What makes a logo?
One of my main roles here at lazy grace is logo design - it’s not always an easy process and at times it can be quite a challenge especially when you consider that we always ... read more
2016: A Year of Photography - Part 2
We took a lot of photographs last year, from shooting traffic trails in a seedy car park in Newcastle to taking outdoor clothing lifestyle shots in the beautiful ... read more
As a small business, it is easy to overlook the importance of having an online presence but as people are now browsing on their mobile more than on desktops, a well designed responsive website is more... read more
I heard a great analogy from a client this week. It was either hers and was brilliant, or was mine and she stole it. Either way, I shall share with you now;
"Starting the branding and website process... read more
2016: A Year of Photography
We took a lot of photographs last year, from shooting traffic trails in a seedy car park in Newcastle to taking outdoor clothing lifestyle shots in the beautiful Ingram ... read more
We've gone all continental here at Lazy HQ over the last month. It may have been to do with the warm summer days, it may have been to do with the exotic clients we have been working with over the ... read more
My name is Ian and I'm a hypocrite. There, I've said it.
I love food and I love Instagram. I also love seeing pictures of other peoples food, especially when I'm hungry. But when I'm actually in a ... read more
It's us! And we're in the paper! Cue fancy press release......
A North Northumberland Company is this year marking their ten year anniversary in a purposely converted, bespoke work space nestled at... read more
My oh my, doesn’t time fly? Just like with Mr Clarkson, so much has changed. He’s gone from being suspended to sacked to off the Beeb for good and we’ve been busier than busy people on a busy ... read more
You’ve spent ages thinking about doing it, a while getting it designed and built and now it’s launched. So surely now you can put your feet up, pour yourself a drink and wait for the customers to ... read more
When people talk about Search Engine Optimisation, what they really mean is "I want to be on the first page in google". Other search engines are available, they're just not as popular.
Google are the... read more
Good old Hugh Jamie Whittonstall Oliver - we love him. No really, we do.
We all signed up to his "Chicken Out" campaign to help raise the welfare standards of the poor old chickens in a jiffy. It's ... read more
A couple of foot of wood, 2 bits of metal and 4 rubber wheels makes for a whole load of memories.
It's circa 1977 and the sun is shinning like it always did in the summer holidays back ... read more
There's nothing like the lure of easy money to bring out the irrational in people.
Take the Klondike Gold Rush that happened in Canada's Yukkon territory. In only one year between 1898 - 1899 the ... read more
It's a new dawn, it's a new day, it's a new life for us. And we're feeling good.
Happy New Year to you and so say all of us.
As a great lady said recently "My dear, no-one really cares what your ... read more
Almost 350 people last week benefitted from a day of free business networking and seminars in Alnwick thanks to the Northumberland Expo, the first regional expo dedicated purely to B2B activity.
The ... read more
Websites - they're like buses. You wait for ages for one then it comes along, doesn't stop and splashes you from a puddle.
A little update for you if you're interested in a) what we are doing here at... read more
All very busy here at lazy HQ!
Marks been going through pencils at a rate of knots designing beautiful brands and lovely logos for clients such as Kelso Racecourse, NE1i, Torture Trails and Dined Out... read more
The key to a news, blog or update section on your website is to keep it current and up to date. Customers who visit your site want to see that the site is being updated and each time they return to ... read more
The Olympics came, relayed and went; the Queens Jubilee celebrations went on for what seemed like 60 years; and thanks to Gangnam Style, no Christmas party in the land will be without a sweaty man ... read more
Well the usual excitement and inevitable disappointment of the football has made way for the excitement and inevitable disappointment of the tennis - a sure sign that we are well and truly into our ... read more
Last Saturday I stepped into the world famous Banana Studios for a day of Tribal Fashion Photography. Eric's studio is wonderful with a relaxed friendly atmosphere, a brilliant team, loads of props, ... read more
Months pass by in a flash and before you know your last news story was yesterdays virtual fish and chip wrapper over 3 months ago. What can we say? we've been busy! No apologies this time - this is ... read more
Looking back on our news section, it always seems to begin with an apology over the delay in doing a new one, its a bit like confession really. "It's been three months since my last news story.." and ... read more
Yes, yes, I know its been a while. Thankfully the Winter appears to have finally released its grip from this part of the world and the snowdrops and daffodils are becoming more confident about ... read more
We know, we know, its been ages since we updated our news section Its been especially busy this end (Ooh Matron, etc.) with events and activities such as the production of the first ever lazy grace ... read more
A big WELL DONE to everybody involved at this years Glendale Show, the sun shone and the crowds came and came and came and well you get the picture!
We were there too in the Countryside Marquee and ... read more
"Our brilliant website continues to garner praise from users and the characters developed by the Lazy Grace team now greet visitors as they arrive at the castle. Jonny keeps our very important e-mail account running smoothly and the team are always very pro-active with suggestions on ways to better promote and develop the business."